Monthly Archive:: July 2011

VOICES: DAN PAISNER

Time magazine called the moment “the most iconic play in sports” for 2010. Veteran Major League Baseball umpire Jim Joyce has no explanation. “I can’t even explain the feeling, because there are no words,” he told ESPN.com. Former Detroit Tigers …

ANTI-SOCIAL MEDIA

It’s been two years since Daily Show host Jon Stewart attempted to explain how Twitter works. “I have no f***ing idea,” Stewart said in his trademark half panicked, half frustrated delivery. “I have no idea how it works – or …

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE BENJAMIN’S

Tuesday’s late night trade of Francisco Rodriguez to the Milwaukee Brewers made perfect sense – or maybe cents is the more accurate term given the New York Mets financial condition. The deal came down to simple mathematics: Rodriguez was in …